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this point forward until election day. ohio and wisconsin are clearly part of president obama's midwestern firewall, if you will, trying to make sure that mitt romney does not have a path to get to 260 electoral votes. so expect to see the president here and two other stops later today and having key surrogates try to make sure the buckeye state is in his column on election day. out on the stump we've heard the president in his closing argument essentially make the point that mitt romney would be a rubber stamp for the right wing and here is a little bit more of what the president had to say last night in boulder, colorado. >> so we've made real progress these past four years, but colorado, we all know our work is not yet done. >> that's kind of the tone of the closing argument the obama campaign is making is that we've made some progress, but it's not time to turn back yet. so essentially asking the voters for another four years. >> steve: meanwhile what, is governor romney saying in the final days to convince people, hey, let's get a new guy in there? >> well, obviously both campaigns ar
than four years. that is a delta of 250,000 from democrats to republicans and remember obama won it by 262,000. if you need evidence of how energized the republican base is in ohio. >> steve: lookk at gretch, your home state of minnesota and new mexico, romney people are putting ads on those states which had been, they figured they were solidlyy blue. maybe not so solidly. apparently romney is running ads in detroit. they think there is a chance to actually pull something off there. >> very interesting. going back to hurricane sandy. wiping out a lot of towns on the jersey shore . look at before and after pictures of the boardwalk in atlantic city. i spent a lot of time there over the years certainty're starting since i was three years old. it is completely wiped out and people wondering, how can we rebuild? joining us live from reeds beach. genier davis. >> good morning to you. i talked to one full-time residents of the summer time community. he worries whether or not they will get back. it was a sanct for the families coming here for generation and watching the children watchin
there and ohio is important. >> yeah. i think that today the storm will have some positive impact for obama because he's going to be moving through the state with governor christie, a symbol of bipartisanship that will help both of them and being presidential and dealing with the storm. that sort of thing always helps an incumbent. but i think on balance, it's going to be a negative for obama for a couple of reasons. one is the democrats rely on early voting. a lot of their vote is sort of machine vote, like nursing homes or like union halls. they'll put their people in a bus and move them to a polling place and get them out. they rely on early voting for that. and it will be hard to do that in pennsylvania, virginia and a couple of other places. the other thing which is more important really is that whenever conditions are averse, the voters that persevere are the motivated ones, the ones that really care and the polling shows there is a big gap in perseverance and caring and motivation between the republicans and the democrats this year. so i think in pennsylvania and ohio and virginia, t
. >> gretchen: 7 days from the election and monster storm sandy sending president obama and mitt romney off of the cam prain trail. romney campaign cancelling events out of sensitivity to those in harm's way. romney will be in ohio later today . that state has candidates neck and neck with a week to go. joining me is former ohio secretary of state ken blackwell. and the candidates off of the campaign trail and ohio still pivotal. where do you see. >> it is a dead even race in ohio, gretchen and what has affected the romney surge has been his closing a tremendous gap that existed with women. team obama has overplayed their hand in thinking that women were only concerned about abortion rights and constraacception when many people are worried about jobs and education of their children. they are soldiers and mothers of soldiers and wife was soldiers and they have a real about in matters like benghazi . so as that gap has closed. the race tightened to a dead even race and i think the race in ohio is going to be one or loss in the 19counties that are in the columbus media market. >> gretchen: ohi
learned president obama has canceled his appearance at a rally in orlando, florida, and heading back to the white house to monitor the storm. mitt romney visiting ohio, iowa and wisconsin today. all states that could sway the election. his campaign bus now helping with relief efforts across the east coast. the campaign also suspending fund-raiser e-mails in states in sandy's path, like new jersey, north carolina, pennsylvania, and virginia. >>> we learned 17 people stranded near the center of a hurricane abandoned their ship. the 180-foot hms bounty was taking on water near hatteras, north carolina. the crew put on their survival suits and jumped into two life boats. they jumped into two lifeboats. coastguard responded over night but was only monitoring because of weather conditions. >> as i mentioned a bit earlier, sandy silencing the opening bell. u.s. stock markets are closed today as it sandy makes up the way in the east coast. we hear the markets will be probably be closed tomorrow. big apple bracing are for the hurricane and shut down mass transit and subways and buses and brid
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